All items: Employment rights

  • Draft EU employment legislation state of play, February 2017

    Date:
    9 February 2017

    This article lists all significant items of employment-related draft EU legislation that are currently in the legislative pipeline, or due to be proposed in the near future. It also shows proposals that have been adopted in the past six months.

  • Surveillance at work: the legal issues of using CCTV

    Date:
    24 January 2017

    CCTV used to require installation by specialist security engineers, but modern small-scale camera systems can now be rigged up by almost anyone. Pam Loch, managing partner of Loch Employment Law, looks at the legal implications of surveillance cameras in the workplace.

  • Draft EU employment legislation state of play, January 2017

    Date:
    9 January 2017

    This article lists all significant items of employment-related draft EU legislation that are currently in the legislative pipeline, or due to be proposed in the near future. It also shows proposals that have been adopted in the past six months.

  • How to deal with subject access requests

    Date:
    19 December 2016

    Subject access requests - when an employee asks to see any personal data held on them - can throw legal negotiations into disarray if employers do not tread carefully.

  • Employment law cases 2017: seven decisions to look out for

    Date:
    15 December 2016

    We round up seven significant employment law decisions expected in 2017, with cases pending on employment status, equal pay, whistleblowing, employment tribunal fees and holiday pay.

  • Christmas in the workplace: 10 common employer queries

    Date:
    12 December 2016

    During the Christmas period employers face a minefield of HR challenges. How well prepared is your organisation for the festive season? We set out some essentials.

  • General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR): an employer's guide

    Date:
    8 December 2016

    Sarah Thompson discusses significant data protection changes employers need to be aware of - including a new penalty regime - and next steps for HR.

  • Employment law changes 2017: eight priorities for HR

    Date:
    8 December 2016

    Significant employment law changes are anticipated for 2017, amid the ongoing uncertainty resulting from the Brexit referendum.

  • Draft EU employment legislation state of play, December 2016

    Date:
    2 December 2016

    This article lists all significant items of employment-related draft EU legislation that are currently in the legislative pipeline, or due to be proposed in the near future. It also shows proposals that have been adopted in the past six months.

  • Ten important employment law cases in 2016

    Date:
    1 December 2016

    What were the most significant employment case law decisions in 2016? Stephen Simpson counts down the 10 most important judgments for employers this year.

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